Addiction counselors play an important role in providing clients, families, significant others, and community groups with information about the risks involved with alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs use, as well as available prevention, treatment and recovery resources.
This course will prepare you by covering the following topics:
- Understanding Substance Related and Addictive Disorders
- Understanding Prevention of Substance Use Disorders
- Conversing With Families
- Substance Use Disorder—Family Involvement
- Family Education—The Matrix Model